Even when she was cast as Juliet in Romeo & Juliet, the script was re-written for Juliet to come back as a ghost. - Theda Bara

Even when she was cast as Juliet in Romeo & Juliet, the script was re-written for Juliet to come back as a ghost. - Theda Bara

Theda Bara (born Theodosia Burr Goodman; July 29, 1885 – April 7, 1955) was an American silent film actress – one of the most popular of her era, and one of cinema's earliest sex symbols. Her femme fatale roles earned her the nickname "The Vamp" (short for vampire). She was one of Hollywood's highest paid actors and made more than 40 films, but complete prints of only six still exist. Bara is also one of the most famous completely silent stars – she was never filmed in sound, lost or…

Theda Bara (born Theodosia Burr Goodman; July 29, 1885 – April 7, 1955) was an American silent film actress – one of the most popular of her era, and one of cinema's earliest sex symbols. Her femme fatale roles earned her the nickname "The Vamp" (short for vampire). She was one of Hollywood's highest paid actors and made more than 40 films, but complete prints of only six still exist. Bara is also one of the most famous completely silent stars – she was never filmed in sound, lost or…

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